Mon.Oct 12, 2020

Improve Collaboration at Your Company

Indicative Team

Everyone on your team has personal responsibilities beyond their jobs. If they’re parents, they’ve likely become full-time caretakers to their children. They might also be navigating a spouse’s unemployment or a family member’s illness

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Evidence-Based Product Backlogs, by John Pagonis

Mind the Product

In this ProductTank London talk, John Pagonis – then UX Lead at ‘The Mortgage Works’/Founder of Zanshin labs, shares his experience of creating an evidence-based backlog.

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Go Beyond SQL to Discover Your Most Profitable

Ansley Miller

A business analyst will tell you that funnels are a crucial part of understanding a customer’s journey from their first site visit to revenue generation

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TEI 304: How to become an influential product manager – with Ken Sandy

Product Innovation Educators

How product managers can discover customer needs and build the right product. I’m often asked by product managers on their journey to product master what books they should read. I have a new one to recommend.

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Are Your Embedded Analytics DevOps-Friendly?

Does your analytics solution work with your current tech stack and DevOps practices? If not, any update to the analytics could increase deployment complexity and become difficult to maintain. Learn the 5 elements of a DevOps-friendly embedded analytics solution.

How Ellevest Empowers Women to Invest In Their Success

The Product Coalition

According to Vera Behr, Product Manager at Ellevest Continue reading on Product Coalition ». ellevest finance investment fintech

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Why Agile Turns into Micromanagement

The Product Coalition

TL; DR: Why Agile Turns into Micromanagement Agile turns into micromanagement as a result of the middle management’s resistance to change. Despite better knowledge, changing an organization into a learning one that embraces experimentation and failure is not in everybody’s best interest.

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How to Keep Yourself and Your Team Motivated During Tumultuous Times

ProductCraft

When organizations in every industry put together their 2020 plans, none of them could have predicted the current state of the world. For many of us, our routines, schedules, and plans have all flipped upside down, leaving us in an entirely different working environment.

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What a Pre-PMF Startup Should Look Like

The Product Coalition

In the beginning of June 2020, we had enough cash to sustain ourselves for 2 years, and had decided to pivot. At the time, we weren’t sure if we needed to move away from our product, on which revenues were growing very slowly, or not.

The Challenge Of Being A Grocery Store Product Manager

The Accidental Product Manager

Product managers need to find ways to attract customers who avoid stores Image Credit: Kyle Sorkness. Everyone has to go out and buy groceries, right?

Digital Trends Report 2020

As part of our goal to continue helping our community during these times, we wanted to share with you this critical data on the state of digital products across industries and provide context on how businesses are responding to the changing winds.

Startups, Avoid Being Vitamins At All Costs

The Product Coalition

In mid-May 2020, we were just closing our seed round after an 8-week-long fundraising process. Two weeks later, we started to have concerns over our product and vision. After a full month of interviews and explorations, we understood we needed to hard pivot.

Uncharted Territory: AI, User Research, and What’s Next with with Hana Nagel, Service Designer at Element AI

UserInterviews

AI is becoming a part of everything we do, so how do we ensure it's user-friendly, ethical, and unbiased

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Product Strategy Lessons From Henry Ford

The Product Coalition

Ford Model T revolutionized transportation and powered multiple other revolutions. What made it such a success, and what can we all learn from it? Hint: innovative technology can only take you so far. By ModelTMitch?—?Own Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, [link] Henry Ford didn’t invent the car.

Seven Ways Northwestern Mutual Prioritizes Transparency When Developing Fintech Products

The Product Coalition

According to Laine Henry, UX Lead at Northwestern Mutual Continue reading on Product Coalition ». ux product-management fintech product-development product-strategy

Testing at Every Stage of Development

Up to 80% of new products fail. The reality is harsh and the reasons why are endless. Perhaps the new product couldn’t oust a customer favorite. Maybe it looked great but was too hard to use. Or, despite being a superior product, the go-to-market strategy failed. There’s always a risk when building a new product, but you can hedge your bets by understanding exactly what your customers' expectations truly are at every step of the development process.